The story is set in District 12 also known as the seam in the year 2087. The protagonist is Katniss Everdeen who volunteers as tribute for District 12 instead of her sister Prim.
The main conflict of the story is that Katniss wants to survive the Hunger games not just because she is expected to, but to come back and protect her family and friends.
One of the events in the rising action is when Katniss is trying to gain as many sponsors as she can so she could have a bigger advantage. She also has to plan the best strategy to survive in the Hunger Games.
During the climax, Katniss, Petta, and Cato are being chased by killer dogs to a shuttle that they climb onto and begin to fight. Cato grabs Petta holding him down. Katniss shoots Cato in the hand then Petta pushes him off the shuttle to the dogs.
In the falling action, Katniss and Petta are the last two survivors and don't want to kill each other so they threaten to commit suicide. Which pushes the Capital to make a desition they are not happy with.
The resolution of the story is when the Capital decides to have both the survivors be the champions for the first time ever in the 74 years of the Hunger Games. This decision would forever change the future Hunger Games.